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uPrint Anywhere changes: prints attached files, but not email body

uPrint Anywhere is the service that allows you to print documents from mobile devices and laptops, by attaching them to an email and sending to either uprint [dot] mono [at] mcgill [dot] ca or uprint [dot] colour [at] mcgill [dot] ca.

Published: 10Nov2015

Phishing scam resurfacing: "Subject: McGill University Admin"

A phishing email is circulating which tells users that a virus has been spotted on "our Sever" and the user must take action to avoid shut down of their account. A sample of the email is shown below.

Published: 17Nov2015

Update: uPrint Anywhere issues

Update - Nov. 10, 2015:
To address the issue reported below, the uPrint service has been reconfigured so that the body of the email message is not sent to the uPrint system, and only attached files can be printed. See this announcement.

Published: 6Nov2015

myMcGill portal downtime Wednesday, November 4, from 8am to 9am

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The myMcGill portal will be unavailable for approximately 1 hour on Wednesday, November 4, from 8am to 9am.

Phishing scam: "McGill University Update"

A phishing email is circulating which tells users that a virus has been spotted on "our Sever" and the user must take action to avoid shut down of their account. A sample of the email is shown below.

Published: 2Nov2015

Phishing scam: "From: Royal Bank of Canada"

A phishing email is circulating which tells users to verify their information on a new secure server. A sample of the email is shown below.

Published: 30Oct2015

Audiovisual equipment loans extends hours from 9 am to 4:45 pm

The Audiovisual Equipment Loans office at 688 Sherbrooke West, room 285 will now be open Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 4:45 pm. The office at Macdonald campus is open from 9 to 5.

This office lends AV equipment, such as digital cameras, video cameras, projectors, screens and more, to instructors, staff and students.  Make sure to call and reserve what you need in advance.

Published: 28Oct2015

Share your phishing stories with us

Article from the McGill Reporter, posted on Tuesday, October 20, 2015

“I still don’t know what I clicked on or did. But for months now, people keep complaining about emails they get from me that I didn’t send. With links to strange websites.”

Published: 23Oct2015

Update for Mac OS X El Capitan fixes issues with Office 2016

Apple has released a new update, OS X 10.11.1, which addresses the previously announced compatibility issues with Office 2016. For more information, see the articles in MacRumors and ComputerWorld

Published: 22Oct2015

myMcGill portal downtime Monday, October 19, from 6:30am to 9am

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The myMcGill portal will be unavailable for 2.5 hours on Monday, October 19, from 6:30am to 9am.

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